What to do about George Berkeley, Trinity figurehead and slave owner?

Ireland“As statues topple amid anti-racism protests, universities are looking at some of the hallowed names associated with their institutions with some nervousness. In Oxford, it’s Cecil Rhodes. In Dublin, one figure stands out: George Berkeley. The Anglican bishop of Cloyne (1685-1753) is Ireland’s most celebrated philosopher …” (more)

[Joe Humphreys, Irish Times, 18 June]

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